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ARC golfer’s drive hopes to take him to the pros

ARC golfer’s drive hopes to take him to the pros

Patrick Hyun Wilson

April 10, 2019

The course was muddy at Whitney Oaks Golf Club in Rocklin at the American River College golf team’s first Big 8 Conference Tournament in February. Jonathan Tanihana played the course with a close attention to his swings. He wasn’t thinking about the other players or the mud under his feet or the f...

Sports preview rally recognizes athlete achievements

Sports preview rally recognizes athlete achievements

Matthew Peirson

January 24, 2016

American River College’s Athletics Department held a season preview rally Friday spotlighting the 2015 season for fall sports teams and previewing the spring sports season. The rally included recognition of academic achievements for all student athletes who achieved a 3.0 GPA or better during the f...

ARC golfer hits hole-in-one despite illness

ARC golfer hits hole-in-one despite illness

Kevin Sheridan and Kevin Sheridan

April 17, 2015

It’s not often a golfer scores a hole-in-one during competition. It even more rare when they do so after having been sick for weeks. This was the experience of Tanner Lichty of the American River College golf team. Lichty, who is ranked twenty-first in the state, said he had been battling the...

Nighttime fundraiser for women’s golf team

Brooke Purves and Brooke Purves

April 25, 2014

What could be a better way to spend your Saturday night than smacking a few balls around the golf course? Smacking a few glow balls around the Bradshaw Ranch Golf Course at the first Glow Golf Tournament in support of the American River College women’s golf team . For a $50 green fee, participants re...

Women golfers lead team the ‘fair way’

Women golfers lead team the ‘fair way’

Shedric Allen and Shedric Allen

December 2, 2013

Freshman Gabby Rosales and Sophomore Megan Santo Domingo are the two leaders of the American River College women’s golf team. With the season coming to an end, the women look to lead the Beavers into a Nor Cal Championship berth. Rosales and Santo Domingo have led the team through adversity this...

Sports Briefs 10-01-13

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

October 1, 2013

Men’s Cross Country -The team has been ranked No. 1 in the State for the past 101 weeks.  Sophomore Will Reyes ran a personal best of 19:48 at the Lou Vasquez Invitational Sept. 19.  Reyes has won all races in junior college competition. The next race is Oct. 5 at Beals Point in Folsom at 10 a...

Lodi golfer brings new meaning to the term ‘one long drive’

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

April 24, 2013

Imagine yourself having to get up early in the morning, before most peoples’ coffee has even started brewing.  After eating breakfast, you make a stop at the gas station to fill up your tank before you hit the road. American River College freshman Colten Passey starts his day off at 5:40 a.m.,...

Men’s golf team struggles continue

Men’s golf team struggles continue

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

March 13, 2013

The men’s golf team’s struggles continue as they teed themselves into a sixth place finish during the Big 8 tournament #3. The American River College Men’s Golf team played host to the Big 8 tournament #3 at their home course of Teal Bend on a windy March 5 where the men’s team placed sixth. ...

Sports Briefs – Nov 23 2012

Jessica Maynard and Jessica Maynard

November 26, 2012

Men’s Basketball – The men played in the Shasta tournament on Nov. 16-18. The team went 1-2 in the tournament, beating Merrit College but lost to Diablo Valley College and Ohlone College. The team’s next home game isn’t until Jan. 11 when they play Sacramento City College. Cross-Country ...

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